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HR 2228

Title: Law Enforcement Mental Health and Wellness Act of 2017
Author: Rep. Susan Brooks (REP-IN)

Summary
<p><b>Law Enforcement Mental Health and Wellness Act of 2017</b></p> <p>This bill directs the Department of Justice (DOJ) to report on Department of Defense and Department of Veterans Affairs mental health practices and services that could be adopted by law enforcement agencies.</p> <p>Additionally, DOJ's Office of Community Oriented Policing Services must report on programs to address the psychological health and well-being of law enforcement officers.</p> <p>The bill amends the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to expand the allowable use of grant funds under the Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS) program to include establishing peer mentoring mental health and wellness pilot programs within state, local, and tribal law enforcement agencies.</p> <p>DOJ must ...

Status
Introduced in House 04/28/2017
Introduced in House 04/28/2017
Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary. 04/28/2017
Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations. 05/11/2017
Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held. 10/12/2017
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote. 10/12/2017
Reported by the Committee on Judiciary. H. Rept. 115-428. 11/28/2017
Reported by the Committee on Judiciary. H. Rept. 115-428. 11/28/2017
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 317. 11/28/2017
Mr. Goodlatte moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended. 11/28/2017
Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H9449-9454) 11/28/2017
DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 2228. 11/28/2017
Passed/agreed to in House: On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote.(text: CR H9449) 11/28/2017
On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote. (text: CR H9449) 11/28/2017
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection. 11/28/2017
Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary. 11/29/2017
Senate Committee on the Judiciary discharged by Unanimous Consent.(consideration: CR S8279) 12/21/2017
Senate Committee on the Judiciary discharged by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S8279) 12/21/2017
Passed/agreed to in Senate: Passed Senate without amendment by Unanimous Consent. 12/21/2017
Passed Senate without amendment by Unanimous Consent. 12/21/2017
Message on Senate action sent to the House. 12/22/2017
Presented to President. 12/29/2017
Presented to President. 12/29/2017
Signed by President. 01/10/2018
Signed by President. 01/10/2018
Became Public Law No: 115-113. 01/10/2018
Became Public Law No: 115-113. 01/10/2018

Bill Text
01/10/2018 - HR 2228 (Public+Law)
12/23/2017 - HR 2228 (Enrolled+Bill)
11/29/2017 - HR 2228 (Referred+in+Senate)
04/28/2017 - HR 2228 (Introduced+in+House)
04/28/2017 - HR 2228 (Introduced+in+House)
04/27/2017 - HR 2228 (Printer%27s+No+1)
04/27/2017 - HR 2228 (Public+Chapter+Number+221)

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Author Details


    Rep. Susan Brooks (R-IN)
    () - U.S. Representative

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    Capital Address:
    1030 Longworth House Office Building

    Washington, DC 20515-1405
    Phone: (202) 225-2276

    District Address:
    11611 North Meridian Street, Suite 415

    Carmel, IN 46032
    Phone: (317) 848-0201
    Fax: (317) 846-7306

 
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